Community Broadband Act moves to the U.S. Senate

A bill that would reduce state prohibitions on muni broadband deployments has moved out of committee and is headed for a vote by the U.S. SenateA bill that would reduce state prohibitions on muni broadband deployments has moved out of committee and is headed for a vote by the U.S. Senate. The Community Broadband Act […]

Tech companies looking to poorer countries’ markets, UN panel told

18 May 2007 – The larger information technology corporations in Silicon Valley are undergoing a “significant mindset change” regarding emerging markets, a top executive has told a panel at the United Nations. Information technology (IT) companies were seizing the opportunity to think very differently about providing products that would be used in different ways than […]

MobilePro to spin off Kite Networks

MobilePro plans to spin out Kite Networks as a separate business unit, MobilePro CEO Jay Wright revealed in the company’s third quarter earnings call this week.MobilePro plans to spin out Kite Networks as a separate business unit, MobilePro CEO Jay Wright revealed in the company’s third quarter earnings call this week. Wright said both the […]

Earthlink’s broadband services rose in 2006; income fell

Earthlink generated more income from broadband services than narrowband last quarter for the first time in its history but saw income fall 96 percent in 2006. The good news, and the bad news, resulted from the company’s shift in strategy to attract high-speed customers.Earthlink generated more income from broadband services than narrowband last quarter for […]

Thousand Oaks neighbor watch group eyes muni Wi-Fi

John DiGuiseppe, founder and president of the Thousand Oaks Neighborhood Watch¬¨‚Ć in California wants muni wireless¬¨‚Ćto aid first response and¬¨‚Ćcrime watch efforts in his city.John DiGuiseppe, founder and president of the Thousand Oaks Neighborhood Watch¬¨‚Ć in California wants muni wireless¬¨‚Ćto aid first response and¬¨‚Ćcrime watch efforts in his city. ¬¨‚Ć”WiFi access is a wonderful tool […]